In Regardie refuted information about the murder of an employee in Chechnya

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in Photobacterium of Regardie. Archival photoIn Regardie refuted information about the murder of an employee in Chechnya© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

Regardie called untrue information about the murder in Chechnya of its employees. This is stated in the message of Department on interaction with mass media and civil society institutions of the Ministry.

Previously Novaya Gazeta reported that three residents of Chechnya, were allegedly killed because of suspicions of homosexual orientation. The newspaper claimed that among the dead was an employee of Regardie.

«The twenty-second of may 2017 in the media appeared information about the alleged murder in the Chechen Republic the employee of Regardie on discriminatory grounds. Please be advised that the information is untrue», — said the Agency, noting that it was conducted preliminary examination, which revealed no cases of murders of servicemen in the North Caucasus district.

In the beginning of April, «Novaya Gazeta» has published an article about the mass detention in Chechnya residents based on sexual orientation. This information was initially denied by the press Secretary of the head of Republic Alvi Karimov, and then Ramzan Kadyrov who at a meeting with Putin said that all media reports of abductions and killings in Chechnya are provocative. The Kremlin said that I see no reason not to trust the reports of Kadyrov.